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New York bail reform

New York bail reform

CD Menard, News Writer

April 30, 2020

New York's new Bail Reform law was praised by its creators as a new progressive way to handle overcrowded prisons and various perceived social injustices allegedly caused by the judicial system.  It has, however, been criticized by the masses on all levels and sides of the political spectrum since its i...

Learn about COVID-19

Learn about COVID-19

CD Menard, News Writer

April 28, 2020

Inovio Pharmaceuticals, an American based pharmaceutical company, has already started the experimentation process of creating a publicly available vaccine for the coronavirus, or COVID-19.  Speaking at the White House during the U.S. Coronavirus Task Force Meeting on March 2nd, 2020, Inovio's President...

Update: How to further prevent coronavirus

Update: How to further prevent coronavirus

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

April 8, 2020

         1. Wash your hands                Wash your hands with hot water and soap for at least twenty seconds. Do this before and after eating, after going to the bathroom and after returning from public places. However, you should always wash your hands if you are abl...

How to prevent coronavirus

How to prevent coronavirus

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

March 12, 2020

  Wash your hands                Wash your hands with hot water and soap for at least 20 seconds. Do this before and after eating, going to the bathroom and returning from public places. Though, you should always wash your hands if you should.   Do NOT w...

2020 election update

2020 election update

Fatima Imam, News Writer

March 12, 2020

   The primaries for the 2020 election had a tumultuous start with the Iowa caucuses on February 3rd. The votes had to be looked over multiple times as there were “inconsistencies” in the polling results. This was as a result of a new reporting app, which had many technical difficulties on votin...

Spring test schedule 2020

Spring test schedule 2020

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

March 10, 2020

Test Schedule  Illinois Science Assessment  March 19th, 2020 7:35 a.m. - 10:35 a.m. Juniors Only Freshmen, Sophomores & Seniors late arrival @ 10:30 a.m. SAT April 14th, 2020 Juniors Only  PSAT 8/9 & 10  April 15th, 2020 Freshmen & Sophomores Only  ...

Save a coworker day

Save a coworker day

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

March 10, 2020

What would a person do if he or she found a coworker having a medical emergency?       On November 6th 2019, Sodexo worker Paula Barwacz walked into Glenbard South like any other day.       She greeted foreman Rich Santorelli and found him looking pale and sickly, so Paula quickly c...

Say goodbye to Corporal Hood

Say goodbye to Corporal Hood

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

March 10, 2020

Corporal Hood has left Glenbard South.      On February 27th, Corporal Hood, who worked at Glenbard South for six years and worked for twelve years at the DuPage County Sheriff's office, left Glenbard South to work as an Illinois Supreme Court Deputy Marshal.       The whole community will ...

Mr. Harpalani named Educator of the Year

Mr. Harpalani named Educator of the Year

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

February 6, 2020

A huge congratulations to Glenbard South math teacher Mr. Harpalani! Mr Harpalani was recently named Educator of the year by the Glen Ellyn Community Awards program. He will be honored at a community ceremony next week, the week of February 10th through 14th. ...

Fires in Australia

Fires in Australia

Fatima Imam, News Writer

February 3, 2020

Australia has been in the headlines recently as it is on fire. The fires have been raging since September of 2019. The reasons behind them were high temperatures, severe drought and climate change. According to BBC.com, the fires have killed at least thirty people, destroyed over three thousand homes...

New juniors’ science test

New juniors’ science test

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

February 3, 2020

Attention all juniors, there is a new state-wide mandatory science test. Juniors will take the Illinois Science Assessment, or ISA, on March 19th from 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The test will be administered at Glenbard South. It will cover basic science including life, physical, and earth topics. The test is r...

Winter Wonderland dance

Winter Wonderland dance

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

February 3, 2020

Enjoyed Homecoming? Attend the Winter Wonderland Dance! The dance will be on February 15th from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. in the Commons. The dress code is school appropriate casual wear, no sweats allowed, though jeans and leggings are acceptable. Students will enjoy refreshments, music and other fun activities....

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